Bioluminescent zebrafish show potential to save time and money in the development of new drugs for humans.
Limited access to clean water spurs social change in the Philippines.
The advent of additive manufacturing is poised to change the world in ways we have yet to imagine.
Pushing different lab benches together to solve some of the nation’s most pressing health care challenges.
Our researchers and scholars pursue hows and whys; their discoveries impact how we live, work and understand our world.
Our world-renowned partnerships with Oak Ridge National Laboratory make East Tennessee a hub for solving pressing global problems.
The life of our university is colored by creative cultural activities and research: by literature, art, music, film, and every variety of performance.
These multi-media profiles give an up-close and personal look at our top scholars as they discuss impacts and outcomes of their research projects.
Our areas of expertise reflect world-class research and creative activity that elevate our students and advance the frontiers of knowledge.